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New Publications from the Watershed Sciences Department!

Dr. Jereme Gaeta

"A Web Tool to Estimate Prey Fish Lengths Consumed by Common Freshwater Piscivorous Fishes"
Published June 2019 American Fisheries Society doi:, Jereme Gaeta*

Jessica Dzara

 "Quantifying thermal refugia connectivity by combining temperature modeling, distributed temperature sensing, and thermal infrared imaging" Published July 2019 Hydrology and Earth System Sciences doi: 10.5194/hess-23-2965-2019, Jessica Dzara, Bethany Neilson, Sarah Null*

Sarah Null

Dr. Sarah Null

"Climatization - Negligent Attribution of Great Salt Lake Dessication: A Comment on Meng (2019)"
Published May 2019 Climate doi: 10.3390/cli7050067, M. Wine, Sarah Null*, R DeRose, Wayne Wurtsbaugh*

Dr. Wayne Wurtsbaugh


"Increased Dust Deposition in New Zealand Related to Twentieth Century Australian Land Use" Accepted online April 2019 American Geophysical Union doi: 10.1029/2018JG004627, Janice Brahney*, A. Ballantyne, M. Vandergoes, T. Baisen and J. Neff

Dr. Janice Brahney

Hayley Glassic

"Littoral habitat loss caused by multiyear drought and the response of an endemic fish species in a deep desert lake"
Published March 2019 Freshwater Biology doi: 10.1111/fwb.13231 Hayley Glassic, Jereme Gaeta*

Dr. Jereme Gaeta


 "Climate Forecasts and Flood Mitigation" Published April 2019 Southern Economic Journal doi: 10.1002/soej.12331 Charles Sims and Sarah Null*

Dr. Sarah Null

Maggi Kraft

"Prioritizing Stream Barrier Removal to Maximize Connected Aquatic Habitat and Minimize Water Scarcity"
Published January 2019 Journal of the American Water Resources doi: 10.1111/1752-1688.12718 Maggi Kraft, David Rosenberg, and Sarah Null*

Dr. Sarah Null


 "Economic-Engineering Method for Assessing Trade-Offs between Instream and Offstream Uses" Published December 2018 Water Resour. Plann. Manage. Pauline Genova, Sarah Null*, And Marcelo Olivares

Dr. Sarah Null


"Light may have triggered a period of net heterotrophy in Lake Superior"
Published 2018 Limnology and Oceanography doi: 10.1002/lno.10808 Soren Brothers* and Paul Sibley

Dr. Soren Brothers


 "The cost of addressing saline lake level decline and the potential for water conservation markets" Published September 2018 Science of the Total Environment Eric Edwards, Sarah Null*

Dr. Sarah Null

 Dr. Trisha Atwood

"Predators Shape Sedimentary Organic Carbon Storage in a Coral Reef Ecosystem"
Published Aug 2018 Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution  doi: 10.3389/fevo.2018.00110  Trisha Atwood*, Elizabeth Madin, Harborne, Edd Hammill*, Luiz, Olliver, Roelfsema, Macreadie, and Lovelock

Edd Hammill


 "Empirical correspondence between trophic transfer efficiency in freshwater food webs and the slope of their size spectra"
Published April 2018 Ecology. Lischke, Scharnweber, Attermeyer, Soren Brothers*, Gaedke, Hilt, Brucet 

Dr. Soren Brothers


"Strategic plant choices can alleviate climate change impacts: A review"
Published June 2018 Journal of Environmental Management  Erin Espeland and Karin Kettenring*

Dr. Karin Kettenring

Andrew Witt

"Using systematic conservation planning to establish management priorities for freshwater salmon conservation, Matanuska-Susitna Basin, AK, USA" Published March 2018 Aquatic Conserv: Mar Freshwater Ecosyst  Andrew Witt and Edd Hammill*

Edd Hammill


"The Importance of Evaluating Long-Term Impacts: Utah Master Naturalist Program as a Case Study"
Published October 2018 Journal of Extension Article #6RIB3  Mark Larese-Casanova*

Mark Larese-Casanova

Gary Thiede

"Modeling the fish community population dynamics and forecasting the eradication success of an exotic fish from and alpine stream" Published April 2018 Biological Conservation Christopher Laplance, Arnaud Elger, Frederic Santoul, Gary Thiede**, Phaedra Budy*

Phaedra Budy


"Engaging people in nature stewardship through Master Naturalist programs"
Published Fall 2018 Human-Wildlife Interactions 12 (2): 259-271 digital Mark Larese-Casanova*

Mark Larese-Casanova



"High Resolution Monitoring of River Bluff Erosion Reveals Failure Mechanisms and Geomorphically Effective Flows" Published March 2018 Water doi:10.3390/w10040394. Sara Kelly and Patrick Belmont*

Patrick Belmont 

"Natural and managed watershed show similar responses to recent climate change"
Published January 18, 2018 Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences doi: 10.1073/pnas.1801026115 Ficlin, Abatzoglou, Robeson, Sarah Null* and Knouft

Dr. Sarah Null



"Go big or ... don't? A field-based diet evaluation of freshwater piscivore and prey fish size relationships" Published March 15, 2018 PLOS One doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0194092. Jereme Gaeta, Ahrenstorff, Diana, Fetzer, Jones, Lawson, McInerny, Santucci, Vander Zanden


Current or Former Graduate Students

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